Volume 27  Issue 4  December 2003




Local discourse and global competition: production experiences in family workshops of the Brianza

Questioning the use of ‘local democracy’ as a discursive strategy for political mobilization in Los Angeles, Montreal and Toronto

Public policies, political cleavages and urban space: state infrastructure policies in São Paulo, Brazil, 1975–2000

Masculine identities and low‐paid work: young men in urban labour markets

Finding oneself, losing oneself: the lesbian and gay ‘scene’ as a paradoxical space

Fighting for the global catwalk: formalizing public life in Castlefield (Manchester) and diluting public life in el Raval (Barcelona)

Forging a ‘new’ organizational infrastructure for Los Angeles’ progressive community

Housing differences in the late Soviet city: the case of Tartu, Estonia

Self‐help in housing and chengzhongcun in China’s urbanization


The right to the city

Glocalizing protest: urban conflicts and the global social movements

An alternative urban world is possible: a declaration for urban research and action

Review Essays

On the corner of diverse/reverse globalization: the third stage of global ‘urban studies’

Global times and emerging socio‐spatial shapes

Book Reviews

Book Reviews


IJURR Referees 2003